L-Beams by Robert Morris

L-Beams by Robert Morris

Who's the artist? Robert Morris What am I looking at? Sculptures made of fiberglass and stainless steel When was it made? 1965 (Modernism) Where is it right, right now? The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City   Ok... Why is that so important? Following minimalism, Post-minimalism is best characterized by Robert Morris’ L-Beams. They are [...]

Die by Tony Smith

Die by Tony Smith

Tony Smith’s Die is the quintessential example of the minimalist art movement characterized by its simplistic form, aggressive title, and enormous size. Die, of course being the singular of “dice”, simultaneously makes reference to both the way in which it was made (die casting) and the act of dying (ooh, edgy; ahhh, universally experienced).